Did I mention that it's cold here?
Restoring an old French farmhouse, and living in it whilst we do it, has given me a new appreciation for how very hard life used to be, for everyone, but in particular those living off the land.
Keeping warm is a job.
Even if one was Lord of the Manor and had peasants … Continue reading.....
Sausage and Cabbage Risotto
It’s cold in Vlad’s House.
It’s cold all over Europe, but a lot of folks have heat in their house; some even have something called ‘central’ heating.
I think that means that all of the rooms in the house are warm…. All of the time….
I no longer remember.
It snowed on Tuesday….
Might I just … Continue reading.....